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Reggae Festivals in Germany

festival where and when organisation comments
16. SummerJam click for ALL infos
06.-08.07.2001 Fühlinger See in Köln/Cologne Contour Music Promotion,
Alexanderstr. 78
D- 70182 Stuttgart
Tel/Hotline: 0711/2364588
Fax: 0711/2361311
Find out everything about the biggest Reggaefestival in Europe on the special Reggaenode page!: expected artists: Black Uhuru, Sly and Robbie, Sizzla, Beres Hammond and more, full lineup posted in our special!
Chiemsee Reggae Summer 2001
Click for official pages

24.-25.08.2001, Übersee am Chiemsee (South Germany) A.M.O.K. Promotion GmbH.
Gabelsbergerstr. 6
D-83308 Trostberg
Telefon 08621-7181
Telefax 08621-8288
E-Mail: amok-at-chiemgau-online.de
All official infos at chiemsee-reggae.de
Chiemsee Reggae Summer is THE Reggae Festival in the South of Germany. Due to the bad weather in July they moved the event to August from now on!
22.07.2001, Hamburg, Stadtgarten GPI-Musicproductions
Markus Gehrke
12163 Berlin
Tel.: +49 30 - 79 70 23 37
Fax: +49 40 - 79 70 23 39
In 1997 a new Reggaefestival started in Dortmund. The festival moved to the beautiful venue in Schüttorf in 1999. In 2000 it was back to Dortmund. More infos to be announced.
In 2001 Irie festival will happen in Hamburg presenting Burning Spear and Black Uhuru!
SPLASH 2001 20.-22.07.2001 - Chemnitz, Stauseegelände SPLASH ENT. GMBH & CO KG
Splash Festival recently became one of the dominant Hip Hop events in Germany, and following the ongoing reunion of Reggae and HipHop it now opens a big Reggae stage, presenting major artists like Bounty Killer, Barrington Levy, Lexxus, Gentleman, Tolga and many more!
7. Reggae Jam 2001 11. August 2001 Bersenbrück, Alter Klostergarten info: sheriff-at-reggaejam.de
tickets and info: 0172/2704699, web: reggaejam.de
The traditional 'Bersenbrücker Reggae Jam' is growing and growing! lineup 2001: positive vibration (SE), irie miah & the massive vibes, new born creation (nl), outernational sound, bruno ranks and more, camping is possible nearby!
Reggae Summer Night 2001 25. August 2001 Rote Erde Garten Adenauerallee, Hamm Einlass: ab 16.00 Uhr Tix an allen CTS Stellen VVK: 26,- Infos: Tel: 02381 51520, Revelation Cocerts Hamm, see flyer a small but very nice Festival in Westfalia, artists 2001(!): Everton Blender & Frankie Paul + Blendem Band / Desmond Dekker & The Aces / Sixth Revelation
Cheapcharlie openir 04.08.2001 Odelzhausen (Bayern)
cheapcharlie.de a reggae festival supporting the BAOBAB FAMILY PROJECT in Kenia.... with Pangeae, Dubios Neighbourhoods, Cornerstone / Righteous Movements, Nicetime Intl. vs. Japhet und Soundcontrol Movements

8. Bongo Bongo Sunsplash 08.-10.06.2001 Oberdreis near Altenkirchen (Westerwald)
Bongo Bongo; Oberdreis; Tel/Fax: 02684/1698
VIP Production, Wiesbaden; Tel.:0611/562027
since 1993 the Bongo Bongo Sunsplash is a small but well known festival in the Westerwald. The 2000-edition was cancelled but 2001 the festival should be back again in June! The programm includes Afro, Reggae and Blues artists from everywhere
Junity Reggae Day 20. - 24.06.2001, Augsburg, Plärrergelände /Galeria-Zeltbühne Stadtjugendring Augsburg
kontakt: booking-at-x-large.de
junity-festival.de, free entry this year!
Augsburg Reggae Festival! Junity is part of the x-large Festival in 2001, lineup: Stevie Culture, Nazarens, InI Oneness, Dr.Ring Ding and the Senior All Stars(D), King David Warrior, sgideon soldiers sound UK Players(GB), gideon soldiers sound Disciples feat. Jonah Dan and Danny Vibes(GB), King David Warriors Sound(I)
3rd Reggae Alarm 04.08.2001 Oberried
The third reggae alarm brings a Reggae Soundclash with: Attiks soundsystem(Holland), Hi powa bazooka(Munchen), Blackwood soundsystem(Freiburg), Selecta Bombaklaat(Freiburg/Munchen)


Reggae Festivals in the Benelux and France

festival where and when organisation comments
Geel-Reggae 2001 Ausgust 2001 in Geel/Belgium Funky Fun promotion: users.pandora.be/funky.fun.productions/ A nice and usually very "user friendly" and cheap festival, reported to be something very special!
HoveLive festival 31.08.-01.09.2001 Hove near Antwerp / Belgium http://www.hovelive.be
price: kassa 100 bf & sat 01/09 kassa 650 bf, vvk 500 bf
HoveLive festival = reggae/dub/hiphop/dance festival in Hove by Antwerp (Belgium) artists: Misty In Roots, Yonderboi, zenzile, Headmix, Moiano, Krewcial,........
Feest in het Park 31.08.-01.09.2001 Oudenaarde Festivalterrein / Belgium feestinhetpark-at-pi.be / http://www.feestinhetpark.org
weekendticket:200 fr (Fnac) 250fr per dag
Each there are several reggaeacts playing the festival in Belgium. This year Lee Perry, Mad Professor & The Sana Inmates headline the festival!!
Two Sevens Splash 08.07.2001 Heineken Music Hall, Amsterdam (NL) ?BZBO
contact: Edwin Zomer
This year (2001): Sly & Robbie, Black Uhuru, Lucky Dube, Sinsemilia, Morgan Heritage & Sizzla.
Dour Festival 2001 05.-08.07.2001, Dour, Belgium E-mail : dour.festival-at-infonie.be
Dour Festival; 64, rue Grande; 7370 Dour; Belgium
FAX : 32 65 65 02 03
Dour Festival is a Mega-event with music from many Genres, Reggae programm 2001: Zion Train, Misty in Roots, Jah Shaka, Morgan Heritage, Gladiators, Mr. Vegas, Alpha Blondy, Sizzla, Anthony B and many more!!!
6. Reggae Sundance Sat. 18.08.2001 in Eindhoven (NL), Kunstijsbaan Panic Productions
e-Mail dont-at-panic.nl
It is organized by Panic productions and is visisted by abut 10.000 enthusiastic fans. The prices are very reasonable (about 15Euro), artists 2001: Headmix (UK), Chukki Starr (UK), Thriller Jenna (UK), Frankie Paul (Jam), Everton Blender (Jam), Aswad (UK), Alpha Blondy (CI)
10. Garance Reggae Festival Paris, France: The BERCY Concert Room
Garance Productions The Paris Reggae event at Bercy
Lyon Reggae Festival Lyon, France
http://www.reggaetribe.com/ big french festival tributing Bob Marley with: Tiken Jah Fakoly, Lucky Dube, Morgan Heritage, Gregory Isaacs and more.

Reggae Festivals in Austria, Switzerland, Italy and Spain

festival where and when organisation comments
Spring Vibration 2001 30.06.2001 Wiesen, Austria http://www.wiesen.at THE Reggae Festival in Austria
Lineup 2001: Sly & Robbie, Black Uhuru, Lucky Dube, Bushman
Wiesen Sunsplash 24.-25.08.2001 Wiesen, Austria http://www.wiesen.at The Big Austrian Reggae and Worldmusic Festival
artists 2001: Manu Dibango, Sierra Maestra, Zabine
Rototom Sunsplash 30.06.2001 -07.07.2001 Osopo (Udine), Italy - Parco del Rivellino ROTOTOM - Pordenone * Tel.0434.977314 * Fax 0434.977883 * Mob.0333.4789700 * E-mail: sunsplash-at-rototom.com artists 2001: Burning Spear, Luciano, Sly&Robbie, Sizzla,Africa Unite e RN Tickets and many more
Uzona Reggae 3.-5.8.2001
popular festa Rasta, SPAIN
Uzona Reggae The biggest Reggae event in Spain!? artists 2001: Pablo Moses, Rico, Jah Mali, Cidade Negra and many others

Reggae Festivals the United Kingdom and Northern Europe

festival where and when organisation comments
Essential Festival 2001 14.-15.07.2001, London, Hackney Marshes Two day tickets at 50.00 (limited to only 5000)
artists 2001: Black Uhuru, Cultur, Sizzla, Shinehead, Levi Roots, Dreadzone and MANY MANY more
Notting Hill Carnival August 2001, London, all over Notting Hill everybody The Notting Hill Carnival is the biggest Street Parade and Party in Europe, hundreds of Soundsystems to play on the streets, including PowPow Sound (2001)
Danish Reggaefestival 24. February 2001, Operaen in Christiania in Copenhagen (DK) Tormod Holm, +45 3331 1323/ +45 2833 6772, tormodbholm-at-hotmail.com
Entrance fee will be 50 danish kroner.
A small group of danish reggae artist recently met to arrange a reggae and hiphopevent in Copenhagen. Artists singing or toasting: Mr. Chin (Japaf-Denmark) Adil and Antje (Ministry of Harmony-Denmark) Jah Bobby (Jamaica) Noble (Denmark) Little Tasha (Denmark) Djs/Sounds: Djfarfar. Princes T (Both from Denmark) Host of the evening: Rudee.

Other related festivals in Germany and Europe:

festival where and when organisation comments
Internationales (New Jazz) Festival MOERS `99 every year at Pfingsten (1.-4.6.2001) in Moers (Niederrhein) Moers-Music, Stadt Moers and WDR and more. Moers is my favourite Jazz festival due to the interesting mixture of music they present. Sunday night is party night: African Dance Night with the stars from Africa!! 
Afrika Festival Würzburg The 13th anniversary will be from 01.-04.06.2001 (Pfingsten/Witsun!) in Würzburg Afro Project, all infos:
Würzburg is the one and only festival for African Music in Germany. Since ten years a private initiative managed to show us what African music realy is.
Afrika-Kultur-Festival August 2001 in Aschaffenburg all infos:
Zum vierten mal Afrika Kultur am bayerischen Untermain
Afro Pfingsten 28.05.-04.06.2001 Winterthur (CH) www.africa.ch The Festival for African Music in Switzerland
Africa Integration 7.-9. September 2001, Zürich (CH) www.africa-integration.ch
Email: sn-at-kunsthaus.ch
Veranstalter: Africa Freedom / Louis N. Mombu: Tel./Fax. 0041/1-302.51.82; 079/690.99.73 Mail: louis.mombu-at-bluewin.ch
African culture festival, dedicated to integration; featuring concerts, dance, theatre, panel discussions, workshops, great african bazaar, etc.
Babel Festival July 2001, Straßburg (FR) www.festival-babel.com
Email: info-at-festival-babel.com
The idea of this festival is bringing an alternative against the 'Front National' with an multicultural and friendly party. Babel brings music of the regions of the world.
Tanz und Folkfest Rudolstadt 6.-8.7.2001 in Rudolstadt (Thüringen) TFFRudolstadt-at-saale-net.de From a simple Festival for (DDR-) German Sound the TFF after 1991 became the main festival for Folk and Worldmusic in Germany.
Sfinks Worldmusic Festival 26.-29.07.2001 in Boechout (Belgium) http://www.sfinks.be Sfinks is the largest Worldmusicfestival in (continental-)Europe
15. Hultsfred Festival 14.-16.06.2001
Hultsfred is located in the southern/middle part of Sweden
P.O Box 170
S-577 24 Hultsfred, Sweden
Phone: +46-495-69500
fax +46-495-69550
Actually a Festival for many many genres, focussing in Rock music. But additionally they include a special reggae event in the festival

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